Researchers To Examine Socioeconomic Impacts Of Flood Forecasts

NDSU researchers recently received a NASA supplemental grant to study how satellite-aided flood forecasts impact economic factors in the Red River Valley. The research will be directed by Siew Hoon Lim, associate professor of economics. Y. Gurt Ge, assistant professor of emergency management, is the co-principal investigator. The three-year $250,000 grant will fund a research…
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NDSU Master’s Program Highly Ranked In Exam Pass Rate

NDSU’s Master of Accountancy program was highly ranked by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy in pass rate for the certified public accounting exam. NDSU has a certified public accounting pass rate of 81 percent and is among just 27 schools that offer advanced accounting degrees with pass rates above 80 percent. Certified…
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Community Development Graduate Student Receives Award

NDSU graduate student Janice Edwards-Atkinson earned a $1,000 Excellence Award for use towards her master’s degree in community development. The scholarship, awarded July 1, is from Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance, known as Great Plains IDEA. Edwards-Atkinson, who is from Winnipeg, Manitoba, is one of five students to receive the scholarship this year. To…
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Public Health Faculty Member To Represent NDSU At National Workshop

Abby Gold conducts the type of action research which helps to bend the curve of preventable health disparities. Gold, vice chair and associate professor in the Department of Public Health in the College of Health Professions, was invited to attend a workshop of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of…
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Students Earn Scholarships

A pair of NDSU students earned 2017-18 Excellence Awards for use toward their master’s degrees. The $1,000 scholarships, awarded July 1, are from Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance. Trisha Miller is studying for her master’s degree in youth development through the Department of Human Development and Family Science. She is set to graduate in…
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